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    by dmehus on Monday March 10 2003, @05:56PM (#11299)
    User #3626 Info | http://doug.mehus.info/
    This is absolutely appauling and shameful. I had no idea Afilias would stoop to such low levels of locking domain names from registration and then selling them for enormous prices for profit. Where is ICANN while this is happening? From what I can tell, these actions are not permitted in its Registry Operator Agreement with Afilias.
    Moreover, Onvolite, Inc. is what I like to call an unethical, for-profit cybersquatting company. It's similar to Ultimate Search, Inc. in that they buy high profile domain names, make a standard template "search" website, and bombard users with popup and popunder advertisements. I wish ICANN would also ban this practice.Doug Mehus http://doug.mehus.info/ [mehus.info]
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    by Anonymous on Monday March 10 2003, @06:45PM (#11300)
    From what I understand Moshe Fogel owns Galcomm. Hal Lubsen owns or is CEO of Domain Bank. Karl Auerbach should have been sinking his teeth into this scandal from day one (July 2001). But no. He's almost as worthless as the rest of the Directors. Domain ID: D2266601-LRMS Domain Name: DOMAINS.INFO Created On: 13-Jul-2002 19:23:47 UTC Last Updated On: 18-Jul-2002 09:20:02 UTC Expiration Date: 13-Jul-2004 19:23:47 UTC Sponsoring Registrar: SiteName Ltd. (R112-LRMS) Status: ACTIVE Status: OK Registrant ID: C2356056-LRMS Registrant Name: Moshe Fogel Registrant Street1: P.O.Box 4602 Registrant City: Rishon Lezion Registrant State/Province: IL Registrant Postal Code: 75103 Registrant Country: IL Registrant Phone: +972.39529174 Registrant Email: drc@galcomm.com Admin ID: C2356056-LRMS Admin Name: Moshe Fogel Admin Street1: P.O.Box 4602 Admin City: Rishon Lezion Admin State/Province: IL Admin Postal Code: 75103 Admin Country: IL Admin Phone: +972.39529174 Admin Email: drc@galcomm.com Billing ID: C2356056-LRMS Billing Name: Moshe Fogel Billing Street1: P.O.Box 4602 Billing City: Rishon Lezion Billing State/Province: IL Billing Postal Code: 75103 Billing Country: IL Billing Phone: +972.39529174 Billing Email: drc@galcomm.com Tech ID: C20646-LRMS Tech Name: Moshe Fogel Tech Organization: Communigal Communication Ltd Tech Street1: P.O.Box 4602 Tech City: Rishon-Lezion Tech Postal Code: 75103 Tech Country: IL Tech Phone: +972.39412458 Tech Email: drc@galcomm.com Name Server: DNS.INTER.NET.IL Name Server: NS.COMMUNIGAL.NET Domain ID: D31786-LRMS Domain Name: DOMAIN.INFO Created On: 31-Jul-2001 19:12:43 UTC Last Updated On: 16-May-2002 17:52:44 UTC Expiration Date: 31-Jul-2011 19:12:43 UTC Trademark Name: Registrar Reserved Trademark Date: Registrar Reserved Trademark Country: Registrar Reserved Trademark Number: Registrar Reserved Sponsoring Registrar: Domain Bank, Inc. (R107-LRMS) Status: ACTIVE Status: OK Registrant ID: C259-LRMS Registrant Name: Hal A, Lubsen Registrant Organization: Domain Bank Inc. Registrant Street1: 23 West Fourth St. Registrant City: Bethlehem Registrant State/Province: PA Registrant Postal Code: 18015 Registrant Country: US Registrant Phone: +1.6103179606 Registrant FAX: +1.6103179570 Registrant Email: hlubsen@domainbank.com Admin ID: C260-LRMS Admin Name: Steve Heflin Admin Organization: Domain Bank Inc. Admin Street1: 23 West Fourth St. Admin City: Bethlehem Admin State/Province: PA Admin Postal Code: 18015 Admin Country: US Admin Phone: +1.6103179606 Admin Email: sheflin@domainbank.com Billing ID: C265-LRMS Billing Name: Tracy Merwine Billing Organization: Domain Bank Inc. Billing Street1: 23 West Fourth St. Billing City: Bethlehem Billing State/Province: PA Billing Postal Code: 18015 Billing Country: US Billing Phone: +1.6103179606 Billing Email: steve@domainbank.net Tech ID: C261-LRMS Tech Name: Adam Breaux Tech Organization: Domain Bank Inc. Tech Street1: 23 West Fourth St. Tech City: Bethlehem Tech State/Province: PA Tech Postal Code: 18015 Tech Country: US Tech Phone: +1.6103179606 Tech Email: abreaux@domainbank.com Name Server: DNS1.DOMAINBANK.NET Name Server: DNS2.DOMAINBANK.NET
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    Where is Trademark Info
    by Anonymous on Monday March 10 2003, @06:48PM (#11301)
    All the domains are sunrise domain, where the TM info gone ?
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    Where's Abril i Abril?
    by Anonymous on Tuesday March 11 2003, @05:16PM (#11306)
    Here's a great opportunity to hear from ICANN Director Abril i Abril. We know he lurks in this forum, only posting corrections to the spelling of his name. But here is a serious topic, the unethical practices of a gTLD registry Director and the registrar-owners of that same registry, Afilias. For that matter, where are any of the Directors's comments on this horrible situation? They can't be bothered, after all, it's only the lowly domain name consumer who got screwed. Anyway, ICANN appears to encourage wholesale fraud by these unscrupulous players. I guess I spelled Abril's name correctly. Otherwise, he'd chime in right about now ...
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    Righteous.com and Strangle.com hijacked
    by Anonymous on Thursday March 20 2003, @12:45AM (#11347)

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